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English Definitionfirm; resolute; determined
Simplified Script坚决
Traditional Script堅決
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧㄢ ㄐㄩㄝˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gin1kyut3
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
jiānstrong; solid; firm; unyielding; resolute
juéto decide; to determine; to execute (somebody); (of a dam etc) to breach or burst; definitely; certainly

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
坚持jiānchíto persevere with; to persist in; to insist on
坚定jiāndìngfirm; steady; staunch; resolute
坚强jiānqiángstaunch; strong
坚固jiāngùfirm; firmly; hard; stable
坚硬jiānyìnghard; solid
Words With Same Tail Word    
解决jiějuéto settle (a dispute); to resolve; to solve; to dispose of; to dispatch
否决fǒujuéto veto; to overrule
判决pànjuéjudgment (by a court of law); verdict; to pass judgment on; to sentence
裁决cáijuéruling; adjudication
处决chǔjuéto execute (a condemned criminal)
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